This past weekend saw us hosting the second edition of Afresports at the GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World in Cape Town. The big focus of the event was the Fortnite Festival which brought the first custom lobby experience to Africa. 

As the dust settled on the weekend, there were the usual winners and losers across all titles, but we hope that for all attendees and competitors, the weekend was an enjoyable one, and that gaming stood out as the real winner.

The winners of the various tournaments were:


Solo Saturday | PS4:

  • 1st Place: Hutchie (James Hutcheson) | 28 Points | 2 Victory Royales | R2,000
  • 2nd Place: Snipergirl0149 (Kareem Khan) | 24 Points | 1 Victory Royale | R1,250
  • 3rd Place: Replayz (Danin Smit) | 21 Points | 1 Victory Royale | R750

Solo Saturday | PC:

  • 1st Place: Guaca mole (Thomas van Zyl) | 23 Points | 1 Victory Royale | R2,000
  • 2nd Place: Travis (Travis Vercueil) | 20 Points | 2 Victory Royales | R1,250
  • 3rd Place: Sam (Sam Raven) | 20 Points | 1 Victory Royale | R750

Duos Sunday | PS4:

  • 1st Place: Hi5 (Zak Meyer, Adriano de Oliveira) | 65 Points | 3 Victory Royales | R3,000
  • 2nd Place: Platinum Posse (Kade Steyn, Jared January) | 43 Points | 1 Victory Royale | R2,000
  • 3rd Place: Ncentive (Kareem Khan, Danin Smit) | 33 Points | 1 Victory Royale | R1,000

Duos Sunday | PC:

  • 1st Place: Phoenix Gaming (Brandon-Lee Ellis, Ryan Breytenbach) | 38 Points | 1 Victory Royale | R3,000
  • 2nd Place: Skull (Ferdi Jonker, Wilandre die Diedricks) | 36 Points | 1 Victory Royale | R2,000
  • 3rd Place (tie): Illuzions (Zac Lewis, Alex Tarr) | 33 Points | 2 Victory Royales | R500
  • 3rd Place (tie): Determine Skill (James Coombe, Sam Raven) | 33 Points | 2 Victory Royales | R500


1v1 Saturday:

  • 1st Place: Masoom Fakie | R2,500
  • 2nd Place: Mubeen Gaffoor | R1,500
  • 3rd Place: Herschelle Brecht | R1,000

Playoff bracket can be viewed here.

2v2 Sunday:

  • 1st Place: VincoFC | R1,200
  • 2nd Place: Weakest Link | R600
  • 3rd Place: Footy Troops | R200

Playoff bracket can be viewed here.



  • 1st Place: iggy | R600
  • 2nd Place: nadeem | R350
  • 3rd Place: amiero | R250

Playoff bracket can be viewed here.


  • 1st Place: NashKetchum | R200
  • 2nd Place: CactuarKiDD
  • 3rd Place: Andriaan

Playoff bracket can be viewed here.

Afresports would not have been possible without the support from a number of people and organisations. We would therefore like to thank all the players, attendees, vendors and partners of the event.

A special thanks to all the event's partners and sponsors: GrandWest Casino and Entertainment WorldMWEBCOUGARApex Interactive SATeamFinityAVNation and GAC - Gamers Anonymous cLan.

And last, but certainly not least, our heartfelt thanks to the tireless crew and volunteer team.

Will there be more? Will we keep on striving to improve and bring attendees more? We would suggest watching this space...



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